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Online Poker Informant Daniel Tzvetkoff May Escape Jail
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Online Poker Informant Daniel Tzvetkoff May Escape Jail

June 3rd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Despite once facing the threat of 76 years in jail for fraud, money-laundering and the illegal possession of over $1 billion, Daniel Tzvetkoff, the Australian former businessman and playboy whose testimony brought down three of...
Millionaire Banker Sues Upscale London Casino for Losses
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Millionaire Banker Sues Upscale London Casino for Losses

June 2nd, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
A millionaire banker is suing swanky London casino Les Ambassadeurs over claims that the high-stakes games he played there were corrupt. Iraj Parvizi, 48, believes he was the subject of an elaborate sting at the casino in the...
Full Tilt to Release $15 Million in Third Round of Repayments
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Full Tilt to Release $15 Million in Third Round of Repayments

May 30th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Full Tilt Poker will be engaging in a third round of repayments, according to the Full Tilt Poker Claims website that will include about 3,500 transactions which will total approximately $15 million. The Garden City Group (GCG),...
Poker Pro Tony G Elected to European Parliament
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Poker Pro Tony G Elected to European Parliament

May 29th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
While an alienated electorate showed its rejection of mainstream politicians by largely embracing far-right parties at this week’s European elections, the people of Lithuania showed their leanings by voting in the brash and...
Texas Governor Rick Perry Authors Anti-Online Gaming Article
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Texas Governor Rick Perry Authors Anti-Online Gaming Article

May 28th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Texas might be famous for producing some of the world’s best poker players that ever lived – not to mention where the most famous form of the game was born – but ironically, poker and gambling  in Texas...
Libertarian Groups Fight Online Gambling Ban
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Libertarian Groups Fight Online Gambling Ban

May 25th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
While there are plenty of political issues in which battles take place largely along partisan lines, gambling has rarely been one of them. Some regions are heavily pro-gaming, while others are likely never to consider it....
New Jersey Benefits From Online Poker Tourism
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New Jersey Benefits From Online Poker Tourism

May 6th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Online poker hasn’t exactly broken the bank in New Jersey thus far. Of course, it hasn’t been a failure — it brings in millions of dollars of revenue to casinos each month, with some of that money coming back to the...
Phil Ivey Accused of Edge Sorting, Sued by Borgata
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Phil Ivey Accused of Edge Sorting, Sued by Borgata

May 3rd, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Most people are in agreement that Phil Ivey is likely the world’s best all-around poker player. Still, you wouldn’t expect that talent to carry over into baccarat: a game of luck in which players can only choose what...